Regret stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

December 20, 2019

Reads: 47

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I am soap Read More

Tags: hope, happy, sad, clean, regret

Poem / Poetry

December 01, 2019

Reads: 69

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Don't let yourself become the apple in your eye. Otherwise, you won't be able to learn and understand the world around you. Read More

Tags: life, self, time, regret, window

An old woman recalls an act of betrayal in her youth and how she has lived with regret ever since. Read More

Tags: regret

Reads: 67

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Regret + Regret = I don't know Read More

Tags: love, regret, failure

This is a very short yet powerful poem about the pain of love and how when it leaves you all you can hope for is that one day it will look back and miss you just as much as you miss it. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 25, 2019

Reads: 91

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The House of Matchsticks House

Another of my simple poems. Read More

Tags: love, longing, regret

Poem / Romance

September 24, 2019

Reads: 121

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Nights speak of the dark and endings, the morning of light and beginnings. Unfortunately my mornings these days are more likely to be filled with the activities of work and life and my moments to ponder are left to those strange times when I wake at ungodly hours and let… Read More

Reads: 168

Comments: 2

The It's always the story House

A young teenager wonders if, given the chance to relive a happy period in her life with a friend who has betrayed her, she would play ignorant just to resume the happiness that she had experienced and lost, or save herself the pain and leave her friend. While the right… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 20, 2019

Reads: 101

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The reality I saw through childhood eyes was ideal and hopeful, positive and bright. But with growth comes knowledge, and with growth comes experiences. Experiences where you realise your believed perception is nothing but a broken fairytale, being clutched at with hands too large for it and eyes too wide… Read More

Reads: 198

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short story of 299 words. Read More
I suck at blurb. Paige Matthews is a typical Nigerian girl with so many hopes and dreams. she meets the love of her life unexpectedly. will love help her survive the difficult phases of her life or will it be the death of her? https://www.inkitt.com/stories/romance/333279 Read More
Written for a title prompt at The Imaginarium House. Image: pixabay.com Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 21, 2019

Reads: 255

Comments: 1

The Free Verse House

Losing someone you love can be like drowning for some, overwhelming for most, and tragic for others, finding strength to cope with the pain and let your grief flow is the key to survival... Read More
Tressy regretted the words as soon as they left her mouth--but nothing could take them back. Follow a couple's journey from betrayal to forced civility to atonement and forgiveness. Set before and during the Great Depression, The Blessing Tree is a tale of what makes us fragile, what makes us… Read More

Reads: 122

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Before reading, please know that regret is something that only haunts me now and then (although there was a time when it was my constant companion), and when it does, it feels just like this. I write about experiences I have, but not all of my experiences define my life… Read More

Tags: thoughts, regret

Reads: 113

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The song I wish I had not penned Read More

Tags: regret

Short Story / Flash Fiction

April 12, 2019

Reads: 155

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

They say a quick pull of a bandage will hurt less, but what if the bandage is on a heart? Read More

Short Story / Romance

April 09, 2019

Reads: 138

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Lost love happens to everyone at least once in their lives. But what if it is you who lost your true love? Would you sit alone, night after night with nothing but your despair, or would you smile and realize the love you had just made you stronger? Read More

Tags: regret, lost-love

A short story in 500 words Read More
Sometimes the people we hurt are the ones who care the most. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 10, 2019

Reads: 220

Comments: 4

Shelves: 4

The Vintage Publishing House

A time that I don't like to think about Read More

Poem / Romance

February 07, 2019

Tags: love, romance, pain, sex, regret

Sometimes the reason, why a person does the wrong thing, is because, since they've already gone so far down the wrong path, they might as well finish it, then turn right back around and head the right direction. Read More
“i have something i need to tell you, something i need to get off my chest, but before you judge me, you need to understand.....” Read More

Short Story / Romance

January 14, 2019

Julia is in her room, reminiscing the time she was once with the only guy who she truly loved, but ruined it all with the way she treated him. Photo 1: Ceremony. Read More

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